Contact and LOC
The nearest airport to Leeds is Leeds Bradford Airport: http://www.leedsbradfordairport.co.uk
It is 7 miles from Leeds city centre.
There is a bus service from Leeds Bradford airport to Leeds city centre. Buses run every 30 minutes and the journey takes approximately 30 mins. The cost for a return journey is £6.
Taxis and Private Hire cars are also available.
Manchester Airport is the largest international airport in our region: http://www.manchesterairport.co.uk
It is approximately 45 miles from Leeds city centre. Trains run every 30 minutes and the journey takes 70-90 minutes. A return ticket costs around £25.
Trains from London airports (Gatwick and Heathrow) run hourly. The journey time (from either airport) to Leeds city centre is approximately 3 hour 30 minutes. For prices see below.
Train travel in the UK
The National Rail enquiries website is: http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
For helpful advice to international travellers on using UK trains and finding the cheapest deals we also recommend: http://www.seat61.com/UK-train-travel.htm
Travel to the University
For further information on the location of
the University of Leeds please see here:
Maps of the campus and the meeting venues
can be found here.
You might require a visa to travel to the United Kingdom. You can check the visa requirements on the UK Border Agency here.